EVENT
SECURITY

LA Security handpicks specialised SIA licenced security operatives vetted to BS7858 and event stewards from our own database. We ensure that the appropriate members of staff are allocated to the particular deployment to which they are best suited. Our commitment to our clients is that their events will be manned by security operatives who are equal to the demands of the event and who have an appropriate profile for the event in question.

Our officers undergo a series of stringent tests and interviews and are subject to a rigorous programme of in-house training.

Our commitment to you is to ensure that the highest quality of security officer is deployed at your event to protect your assets & brand and create a safe environment for staff and customers.

Our Event Services

  • Highly experienced management and supervisory team

  • Event security management planning

  • Product and brand launch security

  • Provide SIA event security guards

  • Provide event stewards

  • Provide meet and greet security access control

  • Search regimes for crime, counter terrorism or revenue protection.

  • Response teams

  • Perimeter security

  • Provide cloakroom staff

  • Due to highly skilled staff from the film/events Industry we are also able to plan events in their entirety.

  • Due to our knowledge and vast network of contacts in central London we can work with you to provide all types of services for your events (Lavatories, accommodation, venues, give us a call).

Recent events manned by LA Security

London Olympics 2012

During the Olympics we managed for TFL/LOCOG/Limelight part of the Central London Zone. Our zones were Admiralty Arch, Trafalgar Square, Charing Cross, Embankment, Hungerford Bridge and Waterloo. Controlling foot flow and being the first point of contact with the general public for events such as the marathon, beach volleyball, Olympic live screen. We supplied Transport Node security/stewards, Intervention Point Security/stewards. The duties included the safe movement of crowds along "last mile" routes, observing and communicating any issues of congestion to PCC and keeping the public informed and giving alternative routes if possible. We collaborated with multi agencies to effectively and efficiently ensure the smoothing movement of public through the CLZ zones. We also supplied over 100 staff and supervisors for day 70 Olympic Torch Relay. Over the period of the 2012 Olympics we supplied over 300 SIA security guards and 300 event stewards 20 hours a day for 18 days. This included CCTV operatives who were called up with 2 hours' notice. We also provided response cover which involved getting an SIA licenced member of staff on site within an hour.

We also supplied security for the East London Westfield site, Meridian Square Stratford, Stratford International Station and CCTV operatives for TFL at Palestra House, London.

Austria House

Alongside this contract we were managing the security for Austria House working in tandem with the Austrian security team (The Austrian Olympic committee House) from the 17th July to 15th August 2012 based at Trinity House and we delivered round the clock security. Our duties involved on the opening night liaising and working alongside with the Austrian Prime minster Close Protection team and a 56 gun salute on a public road. We co-ordinated and executed the security for the numerous VIP parties every night during the Olympics. We also managed the public bar area which was open to the public and the most desirable

National House to visit with over 3,000 visitors a day. Our staff managed the queuing process and keeping the public informed on waiting times and the experience that awaited them in the "house". We were also responsible for discretely removing people from the venue in a safe and in line with SIA guidelines. We conducted random bag and people searches. Night Security were detailed to guard the bar area and valuable PA equipment the which was left outside the building and the portable toilets. We also liaised with the building caretaker to ensure the Health & Safety of the listed building part of London heritage.

BA 2012

We managed and implemented our security management plan for British Airways. British Airways' pop-up project Flight BA2012 was a pop up restaurant, gallery and cinema space showcasing the work produced through the airline's Great Britons programme. British Airways was an Olympic sponsor and the initiative has seen Heston Blumenthal, Tracey Emin and Richard E Grant mentor three Britons whose creative endeavours in cuisine, art and film could be experienced on BA flights over the course of the Games, and which received their debut in the pop-up.

We had to look after the many celebrities and distinguished guests of BA and the large crowds of general public attending the event at a challenging semi derelict venue in Shoreditch. We were also responsible for discretely removing people from the venue in a safe and in line with SIA guidelines.